Police & Fire

Posted: Wednesday, June 23, 2004

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Assault:

• Troopers arrested an Angoon woman, 32, on charges of fourth-degree assault, first-degree criminal trespass, harassment, fourth-degree criminal mischief and violating conditions of her previous release from custody after investigating an Angoon incident reported at 8:31 p.m. Sunday. The woman was accused of assaulting an aunt and uncle after breaking into their residence by kicking in two doors. Troopers lodged her at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

• Police arrested a man, 35, on an assault charge at 9:14 a.m. Tuesday near Hospital Drive. They lodged him at the state prison.

Other:

• Three Capital City Fire & Rescue vehicles responded to a burning boat at 10:29 p.m. Monday near Thane Road. Crews determined the fire to have been started accidentally by careless use of a cigarette. No one was reported injured and the boat was determined to have no value.

Theft:

• A child's silver Mongoose BMX-style bicycle, valued at $80, was reported stolen at 5:04 p.m. Monday near Delta Drive in the Mendenhall Valley.

• A black Sony MD40 minidisc-MP3 player was reported stolen at 5:08 p.m. Monday near Postal Way in the Valley. The unit was valued at $140 and had the word "Chucks" engraved into its face.

• At 6:18 p.m. Monday, a black visor compact disc holder, containing 10 to 12 CDs and a pair of pink sunglasses, was reported stolen Saturday night from a Honda Accord near Trafalgar Avenue in the Valley.

• At 8:27 a.m. Tuesday, an 18-speed men's mountain bike was reported stolen Monday night near 12th Street.

• At 10:27 a.m. Tuesday, a cellular telephone valued at $120 was reported stolen by someone who rifled through a car Sunday night near North Street in the Lemon Creek area.

• At 10:49 a.m. Tuesday, a cellular telephone valued at $199 was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle near Glacier Highway. The vehicle also was reported vandalized with paint on the steering wheel and door handle.

• At 11:56 a.m. Tuesday, an 18-speed mountain bike was reported stolen between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday near Auke Lake Way.

Vehicle accident:

• A woman, 45, reported at 8:36 a.m. Tuesday that a 2002 Honda CRV, driven by a woman, 50, struck her parked 2002 Ford Ranger near West Eighth Street. Damage the truck was estimated at $1,000.

Drug activity:

• Police cited a man, 43, on a charge of sixth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance at 8:48 p.m. Monday near Telephone Hill downtown.

Crime Line

Native regalia was stolen the first weekend of June from Centennial Hall. The theft occurred between 11 a.m. June 4 and 8 a.m. June 5.

Stolen items included a red headband with a beaded seagull, an 18-inch wooden paddle with a raven design, an 18-inch wooden paddle with an eagle design and a carved wooden raven rattle with deer hooves. Value of the stolen items was estimated at $1,900.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to contact the Juneau Police Department or Crime Line immediately.

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Callers are guaranteed anonymity and given a number to claim a reward of up to $1,000. If you have information on this or any other crime, call Crime Line at 586-4243 or send an e-mail to juneaucrimeline@yahoo.com.



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